DADDY by Danielle Steel (Dell: $5.95). Three generations of men's consciousness-raising through divorce, death, birth and bonding.
REASONABLE DOUBT by Philip Friedman (Ivy: $5.95). Michael Ryan takes on his daughter-in-law's defense when she is charged with the murder of his son.
THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW by Clive Barker (HarperPaperbacks: $5.95). First in what is to be a scientific-horror trilogy.
FAILURE TO ZIGZAG by Jane Vandenburg (Avon: $8.95). The title stems from a phrase for a standard military maneuver used by ships at war; the young protagonist uses it as a metaphor for an idiosyncratic trait she fears afflicts her family.
MAGIC'S TOUCH by Earvin (Magic) Johnson Jr. and Roy S. Johnson (Addison-Wesley: $4.95). Lakers' definition of "magic" is a smart, enthusiastic, commanding, congenial hard-working team player.